A loan helped a member to buy 20 goats, including the transportation, to build up her business.


Mapendo Iii Group's story

Neema is a client of the IMF Hekima and she is responsible for the Solidarity Group "MAPENDO III". 42 years old, she is married and the mother of six children, who all are in school. She is in the animal business in the central market of the city, with the marriage funds received from her oldest brother. With this loan she is going to buy 20 goats, including the transportation, to build up her business. She plans to open a large butcher shop in the area and to feed and educate her children. Thank you to Hekima and its partners says Neema for their financial support of the economically abandoned.

In this group: Elisee, Nyahuku, Francine, Neema, Rachel

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Translated from French by Kiva volunteer melanie fluharty.


This loan is special because:

It serves entrepreneurs in conflict-affected areas with few opportunities.



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